Dr John Maddicott is a former Fellow and Tutor in Medieval History at Exeter College, Oxford.
Dr Maddicott has published widely on the social and political history of thirteenth and fourteenth-century England. He was joint editor of the English Historical Review from 1990 to 2006, and was elected to a Fellowship of the British Academy in 1996.
He is the author of Simon de Montfort (CUP, 1994) and The Origins of the English Parliament, 924-1327 (OUP, 2010). Simon de Montfort is available from the bookshop at Barbican House Museum, Lewes, price £26.99.